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Mrs. Clayton from Meadville PA is requesting Other through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Magnetic Manipulatives

My students need the ability to have a fun & hands-on way of learning how to build words. These 6 sets of magnetic tiles and 5 magnetic mats will allow the opportunity to add variation to the lessons

  • $358 goal

This project expired on June 10, 2013.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Every day in Kindergarten we practice making and building words. I am looking for a fun and hands-on way to build some variation into the learning process in order to keep the student's attention. Having these magnetic letter tiles will give them another way of practicing how to build words.

My students are wonderful and hard-working.

They are so quick to learn and participate and having these would allow for an active part of the learning process. I would love to have these available to give them another way (a fun way) of learning how to build words and manipulate the sounds of letters.

My Project

We will use these magnetic letter tiles in order to make word building more fun. These tiles will give us another way to add a fun twist to their learning. They will be able to manipulate the letters and their sounds to create words. This will hopefully ensure a greater understanding of word building. This will be an interactive way for the students to participate in learning rather than just sitting there and listening to or watching me.

The students will have a hands-on way of learning to build words to help ensure mastery of this topic.

This will help them to be actively involved in the learning process and keep them engaged in their learning.

Mrs. Clayton
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 22 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Magnetic Mats Word Families Grade K-2 • Kaplan Early Learning Company $28.86 5 $144.30
MAGNETIC TEACHING TILES LOWERCASE • ABC School Supply, Inc $18.99 6 $113.94

Materials cost

$258.24

Vendor shipping charges

$11.39

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.87

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$303.50

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$53.56

Total project goal

$357.06

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$357.06

4 Donors

-$293.50

Donations toward project cost

-$256.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.75

match offer

-$55.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$46.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$8.25

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.56

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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